Arthur Ventures Taps West Coast VC Ryan Kruizenga As New Partner


Arthur Ventures has named Ryan Kruizenga as their newest partner, now the third investor in Minneapolis next to Patrick Meenan and Andy Christensen.

He brings a decade of investment experience to the table, most notably with Summit Partners and Mainsail Partners.

“It feels like AV is really set up to scale here,” Meenan says of the the addition.

“His top notch experience reflects our values to the core and we happen to have a long history together as we started our careers together at Piper Jaffray 10 years ago.”

Kruizenga is already on the ground here having just moved from San Francisco just last week. Let’s learn more about where his head is at:

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